Custodial Maintenance Service Worker

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Classification:Maintenance Service Worker III
Grade:Facilities Maintenance M3
Work type:Crafts and Trades
Administrative Unit:University of Alaska Anchorage
School/Business unit:Kenai Peninsula College
Location: Soldotna
Categories: Facilities/Skilled Trades

Position Summary:

Kenai Peninsula College/UAA invites applications for a Custodial Maintenance Service Worker.

Duties:

100Successful candidate will provide custodial services, minor and routine painting, plumbing, and other related maintenance activities.maintenance and labor services to the Kenai Peninsula College. Perform floor maintenance including sweeping, mopping, carpet cleaning, floor stripping and waxing. Remove trash from rooms and buildings. Operate vehicles including maintenance vehicles, snow removal equipment and yard maintenance equipment. Change light bulbs , change air filters and lubricate mechanical equipment. Perform task in a safe manner including responding to and cleaning up potential biohazards and body fluids with an appropriate disinfection material. Paint both interior and exterior of the buildings. Perform ground maintenance including but not limited to removal of snow and ice from the exterior paths, walkways, and parking lots, lawn and plant care and other exterior maintenance. Assist facilities maintenance as assigned in laborer capacity. Performs custodial services, maintains facilities, minor and routine painting, plumbing, and other related maintenance activities. Maintains facilities, grounds landscaping and appurtenances, including snow and debris removal. Sets up and operates hand tools and equipment, motorized equipment, l tools and equipment, and small to medium sized trucks, tractors, or vehicles. Sorts and places materials or items on racks, shelves, or in bins and performs periodic inventories. May be required to act as a Lead for other similarly classified employees and/or employees in lower classifications. Other duties as assigned.Essential

The successful candidate will provide routine custodial and general labor services. They must have knowledge of indoor and outdoor commercial cleaning tasks, methods, functions and needs. Must have demonstrated work history in a position of responsibility and trust.

While performing the duties of this job, employee is frequently required to stand, walk, lift and labor.

The successful applicant will be required to frequently lift and/or move up to 70 pounds with or without reasonable accommodation.

12 month/year position, 40 hours/week, $17.64/hour. Scheduled work shift is 12:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m., Monday - Thursday, 9 a.m. - 6 p.m. Fridays. Position requires flexibility which will include evening and weekend hours. Employee benefits and employee tuition waivers included. Union represented, dues collected per paycheck.

L6070- At-will: Pursuant to Article 1.7 of the Local 6070 Collective Bargaining Agreement, upon initial hire Local 6070 Bargaining Unit Members are probationary for the first six (6) months of work. During the probationary period, employment may be terminated for no reason or any reason.

L6070 - Dues: This position is part of the Alaska Higher Education Crafts & Trades Employees (L6070) union and is subject to agency fee and union dues as a condition of employment in a collective bargaining unit.

Position requires onsite interview at the candidate's expense. Position not eligible for relocation benefits.

Applications accepted until position is closed.

Kenai Peninsula College (KPC) is a campus of the University of Alaska Anchorage. The college has three locations and is comprised of:

-Kenai River Campus, Soldotna
-Kachemak Bay Campus, Homer
-Resurrection Bay Extension Site, Seward

This position will be located at the Kenai River Campus situated on 309 acres along the banks of the beautiful Kenai River. The area is known for its wildlife splendor, mountain viewscapes, world-class fishing and hunting, hiking, canoe trails and winter outdoor adventure. And yet, Anchorage, Alaska's largest city, is just a 2.5-hour drive or 20-minute flight away.

We especially encourage applications from candidates who understand the diversity present in Alaska, our local community and student body, and who will enhance and promote engagement with other cultures. 

The campus offers five 4-year degree programs, 14 associate degrees and five certificates. The college has 35 full-time faculty, 55 staff, 30+ student employees, and 85+ part-time faculty each semester. KPC enrolls more than 2,600 students/semester.

UA is an AA/EO employer and educational institution and prohibits illegal discrimination against any individual: www.alaska.edu/nondiscrimination.

Tobacco-Free Campus: The KPC Campus is a tobacco free campus. For more information, please go to: https://www.uaa.alaska.edu/about/policy/tobacco-free/index.cshtml

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Duties:

Successful candidate will provide custodial services, minor and routine painting, plumbing, and other related maintenance and labor services to the Kenai Peninsula College.
Perform floor maintenance including sweeping, mopping, carpet cleaning, floor stripping and waxing.
Remove trash from rooms and buildings.
Operate vehicles including maintenance vehicles, snow removal equipment and yard maintenance equipment.
Change light bulbs , change air filters and lubricate mechanical equipment.
Perform task in a safe manner including responding to and cleaning up potential biohazards and body fluids with an appropriate disinfection material.
Paint both interior and exterior of the buildings.
Perform ground maintenance including but not limited to removal of snow and ice from the exterior paths, walkways, and parking lots, lawn and plant care and other exterior maintenance.
Assist facilities maintenance as assigned in laborer capacity.
Performs custodial services, maintains facilities, minor and routine painting, plumbing, and other related maintenance activities.
Maintains facilities, grounds landscaping and appurtenances, including snow and debris removal.
Sets up and operates hand tools and equipment, motorized equipment, l tools and equipment, and small to medium sized trucks, tractors, or vehicles.
Sorts and places materials or items on racks, shelves, or in bins and performs periodic inventories.
May be required to act as a Lead for other similarly classified employees and/or employees in lower classifications.
Other duties as assigned.

Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:
Must possess strong customer service skills, interpersonal skills and good oral and written communication skills to work effectively with a diverse population of customers and fellow employees.
Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.
Ability to complete forms, institutional paper work, training and other necessary administrative tasks in both a hard paper and electronic digital format.
Knowledge and ability to use hand tools, including brooms, mops, brushes and shovels to complete assigned custodial tasks.
Displays effort and commitment to performing work and operates effectively within the organizational structure.
Accepts directions and feedback from supervisor and follows through appropriately.
Works when schedules, begins and ends work as expected.
Ability to frequently lift and/or move up to 70 pounds with or without reasonable accommodation.
Ability to work various schedules that may include early morning, evenings and weekends hours.

Required Experience:
Demonstrated work history in positions of responsibility and trust.                                                                                        Experience performing ground maintenance including but not limited to removal of snow and ice from the exterior paths,
walkways, and parking lots, lawn and plant care, sweeping and other exterior maintenance.                                                                Experience in commercial facilities custodial tasks, including bathroom cleaning and sanitation, floor, wall and furniture cleaning, and removing trash and hazards that may be present in the building.

Preferred:
Experience in use of manual and power commercial cleaning equipment including floor scrubber, carpet extractors, vacuums, mops, brooms and brushes.
Experience working around chemicals commonly used when cleaning commercial/ institutional facilities with or without reasonable accommodation.
Experience performing tasks in a safe manner including responding to and cleaning up potential biohazards and body fluids with an appropriate disinfection material.
Experience in general labor assignments such as operating and maintaining commercial facilities.
Experience operating vehicles, snow removal equipment, yard maintenance equipment.

Education and Training:

High school graduate or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Applicant must possess a current, unrestricted Alaska driver's license or be able to obtain an unrestricted Alaska driver's license within 60 days of accepting the job. In addition, the applicant must meet UAA's safe driving criteria

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IMPORTANT: Please document all listed required and preferred education, knowledge, skills, abilities and experience.

Please submit your online application and electronically attach the following documents: 
1. Cover letter 
2. Resume 
3. Three professional references, including the names, titles, phone numbers, and e-mail addresses

  • Applicants needing reasonable accommodation to participate in the application or interview process should call 907-262-0318 or email jshuett@alaska.edu. 
  • You may call UAA Human Resources at 907-786-4608 if you need help with the application process.

Hire contingent upon successful background check. 

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UA is an AA/EO employer and educational institution and prohibits illegal discrimination against any individual: www.alaska.edu/nondiscrimination.

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